Nicholas and Ellie Huesgen, Washington, announce the birth of a son, Aredyn Bodhi Finnegan Huesgen. Born Dec. 17, 2018, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, he weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces, and was 19.7 inches long.

Aredyn joins Cayden Emery Nicholas, 11, Trevyn Oliver Gryphon, 8, and Larkyn Phineaus Auden, 5.

Maternal grandparents are Tina and Dean Kliethermes, Washington. Paternal grandparent is Dan Huesgen, Villa Ridge. Great-grandparents are Kathy and Walter Meyer, Washington, Dave and Joyce Gumpenberger, Union, Leta and Armel Carroll, Union, and Amelia Huesgen, Villa Ridge.